The TP Awards

What a year this has been! But before I say goodbye to 2018, I want to take the time to acknowledge a few of my favorite blog posts from this year. Let me grab a fresh role of toilet paper (TP) and I will get started awarding the first annual …

Countdown to Christmas 2018

I honestly can’t believe it’s already almost a week into December. This year has absolutely flown by for me. This time last year I was buried in a full house clean out as we tackled carpet moths. It’s felt a little non-stop since then! It’s not been the best year, …

Time for Magic!

Time for Magic! is a special review of LEGO Hogwarts Castle #71043 by Miss Feklista Dear wizards, welcome to the best magical school in the world! Today I’m glad to show you the new micro scale LEGO Hogwarts Castle and it won’t be a simple review: I prepared many surprises …

Review: Figma Link DX

I think I’m on a bit of a fantasy kick lately. The Mythic Legions figures didn’t quite satiate my fantasy craving. They’re awesome figures, but they’re also fairly large and heavy. I want a figure that is easy to grab and carry along, or easy to pop in a container and …

Building A Hulk

I’ve been on a big Incredible Hulk kick lately, which surprises me as I normally am not that much of a fan of the Hulkster.  However he seems to be tickling my muse, so I am running with it.  I recently watched Thor Ragnarok with my son, and I was …

Pause And Give Thanks

Today in the United States of America is Thanksgiving.  A national holiday where Americans pause and give thanks for the good things in their lives – family and friends, food and cheer. During Thanksgiving it is common for people to list things they have been thankful for during the previous year. …

From Toys to Opportunitoys

I was asked to be a speaker at the FanX Salt Lake City Comic Convention at this years September event held September 4-6, 2018.  FanX is one of the biggest, if not the biggest, comic convention in the USA. It happens every year at the Salt Palace in downtown Salt Lake …

Free is never free

Social media isn’t free. There is an actual, real and concrete cost to social media. Not the typical metaphorical costs often mentioned like time away from family, unnecessary screen time, privacy costs etc. I’m talking about real dollars and cents (or your equivalent currency). Free is never free If you …

Project Romanticism

I love photography projects. Or, to be honest, what I really love is starting photography projects. Because while I always have a project or two (or three) in the works, I don’t think I’ve ever really finished one. And that usually means not posting the photos at all…